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In Temple Gardens

By Christmas Humphrys
The War Illustrated, Volume 3, No. 65, Page 588, November 29, 1940.

One window left, for shuttered gloom
Lies fast on many a folded eye.
Yet still within my shadowed room
The trees, the flowers, the open sky
Lay healing hands upon a mind
Of quietude by war bereft,
Wherefore I toil content who find
One window left.

- The Times

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